Fortune Feimster

Fortune Feimster

Fortune Feimster

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    credit: Todd Rosenberg
  • credit: Todd Rosenberg
    credit: Todd Rosenberg
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    credit: Elizabeth Sisson

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Stand-up comedian, writer, and actor, Fortune Feimster has been building an innovative, inclusive and unique career for more than 20 years. Be it on the road, her radio show, film, or television, her contagious and joyous comedy is touching lives and bringing us together daily. It has made her one of the busiest women working today. She first became known as a writer and panelist on E's hit show Chelsea Lately, and then starred as a series regular on The Mindy Project for Hulu and Champions for NBC. She has gone on to have many guest appearances on TV shows including Claws2 Broke GirlsWorkaholicsGleeDear White People, and Tales of the City, as well as recurring roles on Showtime's The L Word: Generation Q and CBS's Life In Pieces.

She's had memorable roles in the movies Office Christmas PartySocial Animals, and Father of the Year. She also recently voiced the role of Evelyn on The Simpsons, she's the voice of Brenda on Bless the Harts for Fox, and she voices Ava on Summer Camp Island for the Cartoon Network.

When not acting, Fortune tours the world doing standup. Her just released one-hour special on Netflix, “Good Fortune,” along with her first, "Sweet & Salty," were met with great critical acclaim. She’s appeared as a guest on late-night including “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” “Conan” and more. Her previous half-hour specials on Comedy Central and on Netflix's season one of “The Standups” led Decider to rave, “her presence is positively inspirational.”

As a writer, Fortune has teamed up with some of the industry's greatest. She created and starred in the Tina Fey produced pilot Family Fortune for ABC. Additionally, Steven Spielberg's production company, Amblin, recently acquired two features Fortune wrote, Bad Cop, Bad Cop and Field Trip, both of which she is attached to star.

She recently wrapped filming Netflix action-comedy series FUBAR with Arnold Schwarzenegger and she can currently be heard every morning on Sirius XM's channel 93 for Netflix with Tom Papa. On their show, What A Joke with Papa and Fortune, they interview tons of comics and talk all things comedy. She also hosts a weekly podcast with her partner, Jax, called Sincerely Fortune.